Reinforced Concrete Design
|Course code CIVL3160||Units 10||Level 3000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Engineering|
Covers the structural design of reinforced concrete and prestressed concrete members. Topics include the structural design of reinforced concrete slabs (including two way slabs and flat plates), beams, columns and footings; prestressed concrete beam.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||A1. Understand basic reinforced concrete and prestressed concrete concepts.|
A2. Understand design process.
A3. Sizing of reinforced and prestressed concrete members.
A4. Structural design of a realistic structure.
|Content||1. Materials - concrete, reinforcing and prestressing steel.|
2. Design process and analysis of concrete structures.
3. Design of reinforced concrete slabs, beams, columns and footings and prestressed concrete beams.
4. Design and detailing of connections in concrete structures.
|Replacing Course(s)||No change in course. This course is offered only to students undertaking the BE (Civil) and will not affect other Disciplines or Faculties.|
|Transition||No change in course so transition arrangements not necessary.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Content covered in course CIVL2130 Theory of Structures 1.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for CIVL3160|